Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

Job creation, empowerment, enablement are at the core of Bizcommunity's business model. Every month Bizcommunity, South Africa and Africa's biggest online B2B publishers, post up to 4,000 job vacancies on behalf of corporate and recruiter clients. The most abundant jobs usually appear in the Marketing & Media, ICT, Retail, Finance and Tourism sectors as well as across an additional 18 industries in Africa.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 17 hours ago

Radisson signs RED Hotel in Abidjan
Radisson signs RED Hotel in Abidjan

The Radisson RED Hotel Abidjan, which is scheduled for the Ivorian hospitality industry in 2021, is the Radisson Hotel Group's second Radisson RED signing in Africa. This marks the first lifestyle select upscale hotel in Abidjan - a Francophone capital city in Africa. The hotel will be located on Boulevard de Gaulle, on the edge of the lagoon in Plateau.

19 hours ago

#5ForChange: CRSP dsgn tackles injustices around edtech with LCERT
#5ForChange: CRSP dsgn tackles injustices around edtech with LCERT

Nelson Mandela left the world with reams of inspirational truths, many of which spoke to the power of education to change the world for the better. One truth that particularly stands out when considering the work of Nthato Moagi and Yoshlyn Naidoo, cofounders of CRSP dsgn, is that "It is not beyond our power to create a world in which all children have access to a good education. Those who do not believe this have small imaginations."

By Sindy Peters 19 hours ago

Upgraded R511 now open to traffic
Upgraded R511 now open to traffic

Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Ismail Vadi this week opened the upgraded R511 road worth R146m in Johannesburg. The stretch of road located north-west of Johannesburg, which links Midrand to the North West province, has been upgraded to a high quality paved road.

20 hours ago

How Syrian architects can start to rebuild - even in the devastation of war
How Syrian architects can start to rebuild - even in the devastation of war

The war in Syria has turned many of its cities into battlegrounds. Places like Aleppo, Homs and Raqqa have been reshaped beyond recognition by the destruction of architecture and the mass displacement of citizens.

By Ammar Azzouz 1 day ago

PDG Architects designs monolithic green roof for Antalya bazaar
PDG Architects designs monolithic green roof for Antalya bazaar

Istanbul-based architecture firm PDG Architects, in collaboration with Antepe, has unveiled the design for a new bazaar in Antalya, Turkey. Commissioned by the Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, the new bazaar will reinterrogate the concept of the bazaar with its open streets and large public squares which allow access from all corners.

1 day ago

How building eco-friendly hotels can help develop ROI
How building eco-friendly hotels can help develop ROI

Hotel investors and developers are inspecting the financial spreadsheets in search of a return on investment (ROI) for responsible development. In this day and age, building 'green' should be the norm rather than the exception, however, misconceptions on green building 'tax' still seem to hinder the decision.

19 Oct 2018

Deepa Vallabh
Channelling FDI in the right direction

President Cyril Ramaphosa has returned triumphant from his international investment roadshow, having secured billions of dollars in foreign direct investment (FDI). And while no one can argue against this economic stimulus, it needs to be the right kind of FDI to overcome South Africa's spiralling unemployment, abject poverty and widening inequalities,

By Deepa Vallabh 19 Oct 2018

#SACSCCongress2018: Retail, Design and Development Awards winners revealed
#SACSCCongress2018: Retail, Design and Development Awards winners revealed

The South African Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC) announced the winners of the 2018 Retail, Design and Development Awards (RDDA) on the opening day of its Annual Congress, held at Durban's International Convention Centre this year.

18 Oct 2018

Why marvels of engineering require miracles of project management
Why marvels of engineering require miracles of project management

It's highly likely that you recognise the building in the first picture on this page. The Sydney Opera House is, after all, one of the most famous structures in the world. Designed by Danish architect Jørn Utzon, it attracts over 8-million visitors a year and provides a massive boost to the Australian economy. Opened 45 years ago in October 1973 by Queen Elizabeth II, its iconic design of enormous precast concrete shells has won numerous prizes and UNESCO World Heritage site status.

By Jens Roehrich and Jas Kalra 18 Oct 2018

M&C Saatchi Abel gives light to new Nelson Mandela Bay precinct
M&C Saatchi Abel gives light to new Nelson Mandela Bay precinct

M&C Saatchi Abel has led a consortium that has won a bid to design a new precinct for Nelson Mandela Bay to honour Madiba's contribution to South Africa, as well as elevate the city's status as a hub for socio-economic transformation, tourism and employment opportunities. The city hosted a competition open to all South Africans to submit their ideas, but it was the Nelson Mandela Bay Tower of Light concept that ultimately won.

Issued by M&C Saatchi Abel 17 Oct 2018

Attacq, Tricolt to launch first high-rise luxury apartments in Waterfall City
Attacq, Tricolt to launch first high-rise luxury apartments in Waterfall City

Attacq has partnered with property development company Tricolt to launch Ellipse Waterfall, the first high-rise luxury apartments in Waterfall City. The development is comprises four towers, the Newton, Kepler, Da Vinci and Galileo, totalling 590 apartments. The first phase of development is set to be completed by 2021.

17 Oct 2018

First phase of ZHA's droplet-shaped entertainment complex set for 2019 completion
First phase of ZHA's droplet-shaped entertainment complex set for 2019 completion

Zaha Hadid Architects has revealed the finalised images for the new leisure and entertainment complex in Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates. Arada, the developer of the project, has announced that the first phase of the project will be completed in the first quarter of 2019.

17 Oct 2018